transparency

Facebook's new sponsored stories feature: Are you ready to be in your favorite companies' ads?

Facebook announced this week that they will begin republishing user information in ads in a feature called " sponsored stories ." They'll be using...Read more

A State of the Union address delivered the open source way?

This evening, United States President Barack Obama will be delivering the annual State of the Union address at 9pm EST (if you want to learn more...Read more

Leadership as trusteeship

Trust is an essential human attribute and virtue. When we are born, we are completely helpless and at the mercy of others. We instinctively trust...Read more

Work is not the opposite of play!

How many times have you heard of an ex-employee saying “It just wasn’t fun anymore?” That’s a refrain all leaders ignore at their peril. There is a...Read more

One tweet *can* change the world

Three years ago, I sat at the breakfast table on Christmas Day reading my Twitterstream. My family wasn’t up yet, so I figured I’d see what my...Read more

Open source film making with Todd Harris

Canadian documentary filmmaker Todd Harris gets up close and personal with the communities he films. He is especially attracted to stories that...Read more

Creating the high-trust organization

American society appears to be undergoing a crisis in trust. Most of the major organizations that we depend upon, including governments of all types...Read more

Transparency in energy usage

I'm pretty passionate about renewable energy. After I read Thomas L. Friedman's " Hot, Flat, and Crowded " I was sold on higher prices for gas and...Read more